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Highland, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $234,340 (it was $108,500 in 2000)
Highland:

$234,340
New York:

$338,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $171,102 - $303,040

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $259,504
Here:

$259,504
State:

$393,458

Townhouses or other attached units: $481,682
Here:

$481,682
State:

$728,436

In 2-unit structures: $655,258
Here:

$655,258
State:

$650,471

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $1,404,599
Here:

$1,404,599
State:

$916,967

Highland,NY index of house prices

Total population: 5,647 (Urban population: 5,060, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 2,506 (2,247 occupied: 1,195 owner occupied, 1,065 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

47%
State:

46%

Housing density: 532 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019 in this county: $290,525.

Median contract rent in 2019: $1,258 (lower quartile is $886, upper quartile is $1,834)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2019: $8,886


Median gross rent in Highland, NY in 2019: $1,546

Housing units in Highland with a mortgage: 701 (0 second mortgage, 62 home equity loan, 22 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 486

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $121,276

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $58,511

Median monthly housing costs: $1,517


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Highland, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1963

Median year apartment built: 1988

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,672
  • Male householders: 921 (332 living alone), Female householders: 1,337 (493 living alone)
  • 742 spouses (737 opposite-sex spouses), 309 unmarried partners, (309 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,776 children (1,538 natural, 51 adopted, 212 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 36 brothers or sisters, 103 parents, 0 foster children, 158 other relatives, 98 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 299

Size of family households: 555 2-persons, 217 3-persons, 204 4-persons, 183 5-persons, 47 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 822 1-person, 198 2-persons, 11 3-persons.

408 married couples with children.
583 single-parent households (24 men, 559 women).

93.2% of residents of Highland speak English at home.
4.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (41% speak English very well, 43% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English well, 27% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 381 (6.7%)
(53.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.3
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Highland, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Highland, New York
  • 0no bedroom
  • 161 bedroom
  • 3312 bedrooms
  • 5663 bedrooms
  • 2124 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Highland, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Highland, New York
  • 78no bedroom
  • 3451 bedroom
  • 4422 bedrooms
  • 2233 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Highland in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Highland in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 17no vehicle
  • 3391 vehicle
  • 5252 vehicles
  • 2173 vehicles
  • 464 vehicles
  • 335+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Highland in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Highland in renter-occupied apartments
  • 232no vehicle
  • 4781 vehicle
  • 3152 vehicles
  • 153 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Highland, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Highland, New York
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 754 rooms
  • 1745 rooms
  • 4286 rooms
  • 2277 rooms
  • 1258 rooms
  • 1579+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Highland, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Highland, New York
  • 791 room
  • 1182 rooms
  • 1973 rooms
  • 1654 rooms
  • 4035 rooms
  • 1296 rooms
  • 207 rooms
  • 168 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2019 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Highland, NY
  • Highland, NY household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Highland, NY in 2019
  • 61Less than $10,000
  • 267$10,000 to $19,999
  • 128$20,000 to $29,999
  • 261$30,000 to $39,999
  • 80$40,000 to $49,999
  • 149$50,000 to $59,999
  • 183$60,000 to $74,999
  • 372$75,000 to $99,999
  • 141$100,000 to $124,999
  • 356$125,000 to $149,999
  • 174$150,000 to $199,999
  • 101$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2019 in Highland, NY

  • Distribution of house value in Highland, NY in 2019
  • 2$15,000 to $19,999
  • 25$60,000 to $69,999
  • 14$90,000 to $99,999
  • 46$100,000 to $124,999
  • 60$125,000 to $149,999
  • 170$150,000 to $174,999
  • 83$175,000 to $199,999
  • 281$200,000 to $249,999
  • 199$250,000 to $299,999
  • 182$300,000 to $399,999
  • 92$400,000 to $499,999
  • 19$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in Highland, NY

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Highland, NY in 2019
  • 18$500 to $549
  • 11$650 to $699
  • 77$750 to $799
  • 179$800 to $899
  • 38$900 to $999
  • 110$1,000 to $1,249
  • 237$1,250 to $1,499
  • 312$1,500 to $1,999
  • 319$2,000 to $2,499
  • 8No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2019

Percentage of workers working in this county: 47.0%
Number of people working at home: 69 (2.3% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 29
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 129
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 378
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 501
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 190
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 131
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 243
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 73
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 257
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 389
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 311
  • 90 or more minutes: 180
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Highland

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,624 (77.6%)
  • Carpooled: 267 (12.8%)
  • Taxi: 82 (3.9%)
  • Walked: 37 (1.8%)
  • Worked at home: 69 (3.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
  • Unemployment by race in 2019
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 6.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 62.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.5%Males
  • 4.2%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Highland, New York
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Highland, New York
  • 1442010 or later
  • 412000 to 2009
  • 881990 to 1999
  • 671980 to 1989
  • 421970 to 1979
  • 78Before 1970
Ancestries in Highland, NY

First ancestries reported:

  • Italian: 486 (19.4%)
  • American: 202 (8.1%)
  • German: 154 (6.1%)
  • Irish: 123 (4.9%)
  • Russian: 69 (2.8%)
  • English: 68 (2.7%)
  • African: 55 (2.2%)
  • Iranian: 42 (1.7%)
  • British West Indian: 42 (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 41 (1.6%)
  • Polish: 37 (1.5%)
  • Jamaican: 37 (1.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 35 (1.4%)
  • British: 28 (1.1%)
  • European: 28 (1.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 28 (1.1%)
  • Austrian: 15 (0.6%)
  • Eastern European: 15 (0.6%)
  • Guyanese: 12 (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 10 (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 10 (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 2 (0.08%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

El Salvador
Highland:

17.9% (70)
New York:

2.4% (107,283)

Other Caribbean
Highland:

12.6% (49)
New York:

0.6% (27,143)

Iran
Highland:

11.0% (43)
New York:

0.4% (18,037)

Jamaica
Highland:

9.7% (38)
New York:

5.2% (228,914)

Russia
Highland:

6.7% (26)
New York:

1.7% (74,334)

Vietnam
Highland:

5.4% (21)
New York:

0.6% (26,372)

Scotland
Highland:

3.6% (14)
New York:

0.1% (4,527)

Mexico
Highland:

3.6% (14)
New York:

5.0% (219,352)

Ireland
Highland:

3.3% (13)
New York:

0.6% (27,801)

Guatemala
Highland:

3.3% (13)
New York:

1.5% (65,336)

England
Highland:

3.1% (12)
New York:

0.5% (23,306)

Germany
Highland:

3.1% (12)
New York:

1.0% (42,610)

Kenya
Highland:

3.1% (12)
New York:

0.1% (4,363)

United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
Highland:

2.8% (11)
New York:

0.7% (33,091)

Guyana
Highland:

2.8% (11)
New York:

3.6% (159,877)

Italy
Highland:

2.6% (10)
New York:

2.0% (90,514)

Pakistan
Highland:

2.1% (8)
New York:

1.4% (61,621)

Ukraine
Highland:

2.1% (8)
New York:

1.7% (75,403)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 4,416
  • Other state: 786
  • Northeast: 355
  • Midwest: 146
  • South: 121
  • West: 135

89.5% of Highland residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33.0% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87.1% lived in New York.


Highland:

89.5%
State average:

89.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 68
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 10
  • 7th and 8th grade: 42
  • 9th grade: 22
  • 10th grade: 57
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 136
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 529
  • Less than 1 year of college: 100
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 281
  • Associate degree: 273
  • Bachelor's degree: 275
  • Master's degree: 132
  • Professional school degree: 42
  • Doctorate degree: 20
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 36
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 40
  • 5th and 6th grade: 67
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 629
  • Less than 1 year of college: 62
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 140
  • Associate degree: 386
  • Bachelor's degree: 484
  • Master's degree: 284
  • Professional school degree: 68
  • Doctorate degree: 17
Educational Attainment for Females
Highland marital status for males
Highland marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,073
  • One, attached: 505
  • Two: 171
  • 3 or 4: 236
  • 5 to 9: 182
  • 10 to 19: 19
  • 20 to 49: 266
  • 50 or more: 101
  • Mobile homes: 27

Median worth of mobile homes: $77,706

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2019: 3.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 19 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Highland
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Highland, NY
  • 65.5%Utility gas
  • 19.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.1%Electricity
  • 2.1%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Highland, NY
  • 52.8%Utility gas
  • 29.8%Electricity
  • 13.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 35
Here:

6.4%
New York:

14.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 41
Here:

36.6%
New York:

14.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 143
Here:

55.2%
New York:

37.4%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability